Software Asset Management administration

Software Asset Management administration tasks include adding client access and custom product records, and creating pattern normalization and reclamation rules. You can also view Software Asset Management job results, refresh processor definitions, and migrate software installations. Software Asset Management Content Service can be enabled, and migration procedures are also included.

The sam_admin role is required to configure administrative tasks. However, the sam_user role can view and read configurations.

Software Asset Management job results show the status of discovery model normalization and software usage import jobs.

Software Asset Job Results records are listed in the navigation path Software Asset Management > Administration > Job Results (see table for field descriptions).
Table 1. Software Asset Job Result form
Field Description
Number Number of the job result that is generated when the job is run.
Name Name of the job.
Status Status of the job.
Created Date and time job was created.
Updated Date and time job was updated.